Department of Forestry Faisalabad has successfully completed 97 percent target of the Monsoon Tree Plantation Campaign. Out of a target of 6 lac 5 thousand plants plantation, they successfully planted 5 lakh and 91 thousand plants and remaining 13250 plants will be planted very soon.
Divisional Forest Officer, Wajeeh Uddin said on Monday that Government had given target of plantation of 2 lakh and 90 thousand plants to the Department of Forestry Faisalabad. Out of the given target one lac 99 thousand and 270 plants have been planted during monsoon. Other Government Organizations out of given target of 45 thousand plants, planted 2 lakh 94 thousand and 30 plants, which is many times greater than the given target.
He said that trees play a very important role in overcoming environmental pollution. They provide oxygen, improve air quality, conserve water, preserve soil, and support wildlife. During the process of photosynthesis, trees take in carbon dioxide and produce the oxygen we breathe. Thus trees are very important for human life.